- About the Department｜Joint research
with a Corporation, Government and Municipality
Department of Architecture conducts a lot of joint researches and contract researches with a wide range of companies, governments and municipalities. These researches studies are conducted at Research Institute of Science and Engineering and Project Research Institute.
If you are interested in joint research with a faculty member of the Department of Architecture, please contact the faculty member directly or consult the following institutes.
Waseda Research Institute for Science and Engineering (RISE)Website
RISE was established with the purpose of contributing to the development of science and technology and the welfare of humankind by utilizing external funds and collaborating with society. RISE supports joint research and contract research with companies, governments and municipalities.
Externally funded project researches conducted mainly by faculty of the department of architecture are as follows.
Project research in RISE（FY2020）
|Study on Management Method of Construction and Whole-Life Cost for Buildings
|Research area ：Building Management||Representative Researcher：Kosei ISHIDA||Study on Field design theory
|Research area ：Building Design||Representative Researcher：Nobuaki FURUYA||Study on the method of architectural space design
|Research area ：Building Design||Representative Researcher：Nobuaki FURUYA||Creating rich living environments by integrating science, technology and art – research and practice
|Research area ：Building Design||Representative Researcher：Nobuaki FURUYA|
|Survey and Study of the Angkor Historic Corridor around the Bayon and Establishment of the Master Plan for Conservation and Restoration of Important Monuments in Cambodia
||Research area ：History||Representative Researcher：Masaki KOIWA|
|Spatial Planning StudiesWebsite||Research area：Urban design||Representative Researcher：Haruhiko GOTO|
|Sustainable Social TransitionWebsite||Research area：Building Environment||Representative Researcher：Hiroto TAKAGUCHI|
|Comfort and Wellness in BuildingWebsite||Research area：Building Environment||Representative Researcher：Shin-ichi TANABE|
|Zero Energy BuildingWebsite||Research area：Building Environment||Representative Researcher：Shin-ichi TANABE|
|Data acquisition and utilization for seismic damage evaluation toward enhancement of regilience for Tokyo metropolitan areaWebsite/th>||Research area：Building Mechanics||Representative Researcher：Akira NISHITANI|
|Studies on the improvement of safety and environment in the metropolitan areaWebsite||Research area：Building Environment||Representative Researcher：Yuji HASEMI|
|Development and updating of Accidents and Disaster Information Database System and its Application for Social SafetyWebsite||Research area：Building Environment||Representative Researcher：Yuji HASEMI|
|Study on HYPER SCHOOLWebsite||Research area ：Building Design||Representative Researcher：Nobuaki FURUYA|
Comprehensive Research Organization
Project Research InstitutesWebsite
Project Research Institute is a research organization that promotes collaborative research, centered on Waseda University’s full-time faculty members, regardless of the humanities or sciences.
In response to the demands of society from time to time, this research institute is set up for a fixed period of time.
Project Research Institutes conducted mainly by faculty of the department of architecture are as follows.